Hackers threaten University of Manchester staff and students

Hoping for pressure on senior leadership - and it's working

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Hackers threaten University of Manchester staff and students

Criminals have emailed students and staff at the university, threatening to leak data unless ransom demands are met.

The move appears to be aimed at getting the university's faculty and students to apply pressure to leadership, after attackers stole what they claim is 7 TB of personal data from university systems...

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